Sun Oct 8
Mon Oct 9
Thu Oct 19
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. – OneCarey presents Dr. Derrick Gay
Sun Oct 22
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. – CAC Service Learning Project with Hands on Bay Area
NEW Walkfest 2017 Sunday, October 8 is ONE WEEK AWAY!
Check out this video and start getting excited for Walkfest!
Please RSVP and place your lunch order ASAP, as we need the final headcount and lunch order in by October 3rd. Register and donate here.
We still have quite a lot of volunteer slots to fill, primarily for helping out with the games and for Sunday morning setup. The games will be on the field this year, giving the kids a quick break and the parent volunteers manning the games the opportunity to still feel like part of Walkfest!
Also check out the parent bean toss event that is replacing the relays this year, sign up to represent your child's grade, should be lots of fun! Volunteer here.
NEW Shop for Carey through the Amazon Associates Program!
If you shop on Amazon, you can earn 3% or more of your purchases to support Carey by simply shopping as you normally do. There is no additional sign up or special codes involved – after bookmarking our Carey-specialized Amazon link, you just fill your shopping cart, checkout and Amazon takes care of the rest. There is no limit to how much we can raise!
To receive the Amazon Associates referral fee for Carey when you shop, please:
- Bookmark this page and visit it each time you wish to shop on Amazon.
- Shop as usual, and checkout. Easy!
Important note: we strongly recommend the use of Amazon Associates over Amazon Smile. While still possible to earn through Smile, Amazon Associates offers higher earning potentials. For any questions, please contact Jan Dong or Marcie Low-Toy.
Join OneCarey in welcoming Dr. Derrick Gay – October 19
Please join OneCarey and the Carey community in welcoming Dr. Derrick Gay on Thursday, October 19th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (final time TBD). Dr. Derrick Gay is an internationally recognized consultant to schools and educational organizations around the world on issues of diversity, inclusion and global citizenship. In his talk, he will explore how, "the ability to communicate effectively across difference is a non-negotiable for 21st-century global citizens who will matriculate into an international collegiate experience and a multicultural professional and social environment."
Here is a link to Dr. Gay's short TED talk on the double-edged sword of diversity.
NEW CAC Service Learning Project with Hands on Bay Area – October 22
Registration is now open for families (ages 5+ and adults) to participate in the Caring at Carey Service Learning Project with Hands on Bay Area on Sunday, October 22th from 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Join us for mural painting, gardening and other campus projects at Los Cerrritos School in South San Francisco. Questions contact Heidi Chang or Catherine Dillon.
NEW The Great Pumpkin Patch on Halloween! – October 31
Calling all spooktacular parents to carve out some time and help make Carey into The Great Pumpkin Patch on Halloween! Parents can volunteer to set up on Monday, October 30th, help during your child(ren)’s scheduled patch visit, or clean up on Tuesday, the 31st. Students will pick their pumpkins as well as participate in games and activities! Let’s make it Happy Haunting! Please sign up here to help via the Volunteer Portal.
New and Current Families: Join in the Fun! A Few Fall Pay-to-Plays Still Have Availability!
Pay-to-Plays are great way to get to know other families, enjoy yourself, and raise money for the school all at the same time!! Bollywood Party (10/7), Johnnie Walker Whisky Tasting (10/13), Kid's Sleepover at Carey (10/13), Parent/Child Laser Tag & Lunch (10/22) and the Poker Championship (11/4) all have room for more guests. Sign up here.
Need to talk to an After Care teacher or running late? No worries.
Call us on our direct line after 3:30 p.m. at 650-667-9023.
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